The First Prospectors
April 2002 by Dr. Ralph E. PrayWho were the earliest prospectors in the Western Hemisphere? Is there any way to tell?
The $800 million project will provide 300 jobs during production. It will be the only US mine where nickel is the primary targeted mineral, with about 360 million pounds to be extracted.
• Lock ‘em up and throw away the keys
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• Burglar makes a clean getaway
Imagine a coin worth more than its weight in gold...
Authorities filed criminal charges against one of the largest gold refiners in the United States, accusing the company of participating in an illegal, $4.5 million money-laundering operation involving tainted gold from South America for at least four months.
- Zinke leaving office
- Property rights triumph over critical habitat says Supreme Court
- Water of the United States
Eastern Oregon Mining Association members have filed a federal lawsuit against the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) demanding that the agency provide biological opinions on any threat to wildlife or the environment so miners can begin working their claims.
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• Robinson Nevada Mining Co.
• Little Squaw Gold Mining Co.
• Newmont Mining Corp.
• Compania de Minas Buenaventura
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